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Richmond Tree Lighting to feature ornaments from community members

Richmond Tree Lighting to feature ornaments from community members

By Kathy Chouteau Got a special holiday ornament you love to share with others every year? Richmond CSD’s Recreation & Neighborhood Services Department welcomes locals to place an ornament on the City’s tree during its...

40 Nystrom students catch premiere of ‘Black Panther: Wakanda Forever’ 

By Mike Kinney Forty students from Nystrom Elementary in Richmond were treated to a special premiere screening of Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, at AMC Bay Street in Emeryville on Wednesday, Nov. 9. The trip came courtesy of...
'The Backyard' opens in Richmond

‘The Backyard’ opens in Richmond

A new restaurant called "The Backyard" is serving up breakfast and lunch adjacent to Whale Point Marine & Hardware in Richmond, according to the Richmond City Manager's Office. The Backyard is located at 205 Cutting...
Rhythms of the Land film screening a ‘valentine’ to Black farmers

Rhythms of the Land film screening a ‘valentine’ to Black farmers

By Kathy Chouteau Urban Tilth’s Black Caucus is welcoming community members to the “Rhythms of the Land Screening & Q&A with Director Dr. Gail Myers” Nov. 16 from 5:30-8:30 p.m. at the Richmond Art Center. The...
El Garage serves up ‘quesabirria & jokes’ at first comedy show

El Garage to serve up ‘quesabirria & jokes’ at first comedy show

By Kathy Chouteau If you’re ready to put turkey leftovers in the rearview mirror and embrace quesabirria tacos and a good laugh the Saturday after Thanksgiving, head over to El Garage Nov. 26 for a...
Richmond Blues Foundation to honor ‘Oh Happy Day’ Grammy winning singer

Richmond Blues Foundation to honor ‘Oh Happy Day’ singer

By Kathy Chouteau The North & Greater Richmond Blues Foundation is readying to sing to the rafters at its 2022 Richmond Music Legends Awards Gala Sat., Nov. 12 from 7-10 p.m. at the Richmond Recreation...
Carne y Arena a powerful firsthand glimpse at Mexico-U.S. border crossing

Craneway VR experience illuminates harrowing border crossings

By Kathy Chouteau Locals interested in immersing themselves in a singularly powerful human experience should prioritize a visit to the Carne y Arena virtual reality experience at the Craneway Pavilion in Richmond. Directed by Alejandro G....
A Few of My Favorite Things: Steve Zwetsch’s Cigar Box Guitars

A Few of My Favorite Things: Steve Zwetsch’s Cigar Box Guitars

By Kathy Chouteau The Standard’s series, “A Few of My Favorite Things” takes a look at some of this reporter’s top local treasures—be they food, drink, places or faces—from Richmond and beyond. Up this week:...
Richmond art hubs offer escape during shelter-at-home period

RAC’s Holiday Arts Festival features sparkling lineup for diamond jubilee

By Kathy Chouteau Want to check gifts off your holiday shopping list while supporting local artists along the way? Set your smartphones for the Richmond Art Center’s Holiday Arts Festival Sun., Dec. 4 from 10...
Richmond Public Library West Side Branch to host author Scott Badler

Richmond Public Library West Side Branch to host author talk

Scott Badler, author of the new book JFK and the Muckers of Choate: A Real-to-Life Novel, will host a talk and book signing at the Richmond Public Library's West Side Branch on Wednesday, Nov....

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Youth baseball signups ongoing in San Pablo

Youth baseball signups ongoing in San Pablo

By Kathy Chouteau The Mike Norris Baseball Academy and the San Pablo Baseball Association are welcoming signups for boys and girls in a variety of...
Contra Costa College’s The Advocate 'most-awarded' two-year media outlet

CCC’s The Advocate recognized as ‘most awarded’ two-year media outlet

By Kathy Chouteau The Advocate, Contra Costa College’s student paper, has been recognized for being the most awarded two-year media outlet in Associated Collegiate Press...
Job seekers invited to Republic Services virtual hiring fair

Job seekers invited to Republic Services virtual hiring fair

The San Pablo EDC is hosting a Virtual Hiring Fair Wednesday Dec. 7 from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. with Republic Services, a national...